Below is a list of some of the groups’ recent publications. More publications can be found on Google Scholar.
ZCWPW1 is recruited to recombination hotspots by PRDM9, and is essential for meiotic double strand break repair
Daniel Wells, Emmanuelle Bitoun, Daniela Moralli, Gang Zhang, Anjali Gupta Hinch, Peter Donnelly, Catherine Green, Simon R Myers https://doi.org/10.1101/821678
A method for genome-wide genealogy estimation for thousands of samples
Leo Speidel, Marie Forest, Sinan Shi, Simon Myers https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0484-x
A high-resolution map of non-crossover events reveals impacts of genetic diversity on mammalian meiotic recombination
Ran Li, Emmanuelle Bitoun, Nicolas Altemose, Robert W Davies, Benjamin Davies, Simon R Myers https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11675-y
Unified single-cell analysis of testis gene regulation and pathology in five mouse strains
Min Jung, Daniel Wells, Janette Rusch, Suhaira Ahmed, Jonathan Marchini, Simon Myers, Donald Conrad https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.43966
Fine-Scale Inference of Ancestry Segments Without Prior Knowledge of Admixing Groups
Michael Salter-Townshend, Simon Myers https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.119.302139
Patterns of genetic differentiation and the footprints of historical migrations in the Iberian Peninsula
Clare Bycroft, Fernández-Rozadilla, Clara Ruiz-Ponte, Iéns Quintela-García, Ángel Carracedo, Peter Donnelly, Simon Myers https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-08272-w
A map of human PRDM9 binding provides evidence for novel behaviors of PRDM9 and other zinc-finger proteins in meiosis.
Altemose N, Noor N, Bitoun E, Tumian A, Imbeault M, Chapman JR, Aricescu AR, Myers SR in Elife https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.28383
Rapid genotype imputation from sequence without reference panels
Davies RW, Flint J, Myers S, Mott R Nature Genetics 10.1038/ng.3594
Re-engineering the zinc fingers of PRDM9 reverses hybrid sterility in mice.
Davies B, Hatton EW, Altemose N, Hussin JG, Pratto F, Zhang G, Hinch AG, Moralli D, Biggs D, Diaz R, Preece C, Li R, Bitoun E, Brick K, Green C, Camerini-Otero RD, Myers SR, Donnelly P. Nature, 10.1038/nature16931
Evidence for a Common Origin of Blacksmiths and Cultivators in the Ethiopian Ari within the Last 4500 Years: Lessons for Clustering-Based Inference.
van Dorp L, Balding D, Myers S, Pagani L, Tyler-Smith C, et al. (2015) PLoS Genet 11(8): e1005397. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005397